SSD 960 PRO NVMe M.2 512GB
NVMe Read/Write performance
V-NAND SSD ideal for high-performance PCs
No Interest if Paid in Full
Within 6 months†
Interest is charged from the purchase date
if the purchase amount is not paid in full within 6
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is greater than required minimum payment.
3,500MB/s Seq. Read
2,100MB/s Seq. Write
About This Product
Experience incredible performance designed for heavy workloads and demanding applications with the high-capacity, highly reliable Samsung 960 PRO SSD. Ideal for high-end PCs and workstations, the 960 PRO boasts a cutting-edge 48-layer Samsung V-NAND-based architecture that delivers next-generation performance in a compact M.2 form factor. Samsung's Magician software solution provides advanced functionality to manage, monitor and optimize drive performance.
Experience next-gen performance
The NVMe™ interface of the 960 PRO supports PCIe® Gen 3 x4 lanes for an enhanced bandwidth and lower latency than SATA SSDs. You can experience massive sequential R/W (read/write) speeds up to 3,500 MB/s and 2,100 MB/s respectively.
Class leading performance & capacity
As a global leader in flash memory, Samsung provides advanced end-to-end integration for our SSDs. The 960 PRO is optimized for performance and capacity, enabling you to store up to 2TB of data on a single NVMe SSD.
Bank on solid reliability
The 960 PRO holds its own by boasting up to 400 TBW* for the 512GB capacity model and is backed by a 5-year limited warranty. Dynamic Thermal Guard prevents overheating, protecting your data and ensuring optimal performance.
Manage your drive like magic
The 960 PRO comes with the newly upgraded Magician—an advanced software solution for users to monitor, manage and maintain the drive. Magician provides personalized firmware checking and additional functions tailored for individual user's drives. It even updates the firmware automatically to make sure that the drive's performance stays up to date.
Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification
PCIe 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.2
512 GB (1GB=1 Billionbyte by IDEMA)*
Sequential Read Speed
Up to 3,500 MB/sec**
Sequential Write Speed
Up to 2,100 MB/sec**
Random Read Speed
Random Read (4KB, QD32):
Up to 330,000 IOPS (Thread 4)**
Random Read (4KB, QD1):
Up to 14,000 IOPS (Thread 1)**
Random Write Speed
Random Write (4KB, QD32):
Up to 330,000 IOPS (Thread 4)**
Random Write (4KB, QD1):
Up to 50,000 IOPS (Thread 1)**
Samsung Polaris controller
AES 256-bit for User Data Encryption, TCG Opal
GC (Garbage Collection)
Auto Garbage Collection Algorithm
Device Sleep Mode Support
Power Consumption (W)
*Average: Typ. 5.1 Watts, Idle : 40mW *Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration
1.5 Million Hours Reliability (MTBF)
32ºF - 158ºF
1500G , duration 0.5m sec, 3 axis
Dimensions (W x D x H)
3.15" x 0.87" x 0.09"
Magician Software for SSD management
5 Year Limited Warranty or 800TBW Limited Warranty
6 User Reviews
"Please see my video review where I benchmark the 960 pro to two 840 EVOS in RAID0, and I also threw in a HDD comparison as well. Enjoy!"
BTCKYLE November 30, 2016
"Extremely fast, though they haven't updated the magician to support it yet. i cant wait to see what i'm actually getting performance wise."
Glitch November 21, 2016
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Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification.
*Actual usable capacity may be less (due to formatting, partitioning, operating system, applications or otherwise)
**Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration
***Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration
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